Cadbury Is Our Longbridge

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Miles Warde tells the inside story of the closure of Cadbury's Somerdale factory near Bristol.

Two years in the making, the series reveals how Somerdale became caught up in a global story.

Cadbury first announced the closure of this historic site at the end of 2007.

Miles follows the protests, the frustrations, and the raised hopes of a workforce who believed that Kraft's takeover meant their jobs could be saved.

Production is now largely moving to Poland instead.

Miles Warde tells the inside story of the closure of Cadbury's Somerdale factory.

012010031720100518

Miles Warde tells the inside story of the closure of Cadbury's Somerdale factory near Bristol.

Two years in the making, the series reveals how Somerdale became caught up in a global story.

Cadbury first announced the closure of this historic site at the end of 2007.

Miles follows the protests, the frustrations, and the raised hopes of a workforce who believed that Kraft's takeover meant their jobs could be saved.

Production is now largely moving to Poland instead.

Miles Warde tells the inside story of the closure of Cadbury's Somerdale factory.

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Miles Warde tells the inside story of the closure of Cadbury's Somerdale factory near Bristol.

Two years in the making, the series reveals how Somerdale became caught up in a global story.

Cadbury first announced the closure of this historic site at the end of 2007, and said that much of the production would be moved to Poland instead.

Miles explores why that decision was made, and what happens in an economy where the shareholder is always put first.

Miles Warde tells the inside story of the closure of Cadbury's Somerdale factory.

022010032420100519

Miles Warde tells the inside story of the closure of Cadbury's Somerdale factory near Bristol.

Two years in the making, the series reveals how Somerdale became caught up in a global story.

Cadbury first announced the closure of this historic site at the end of 2007, and said that much of the production would be moved to Poland instead.

Miles explores why that decision was made, and what happens in an economy where the shareholder is always put first.

Miles Warde tells the inside story of the closure of Cadbury's Somerdale factory.

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Two years in the making, this is the inside story of how the Somerdale chocolate factory near Bristol became caught up in a huge global tale.

Cadbury announced the factory was closing over two years ago, but the American food giant Kraft reckoned they could keep it open if their bid for Cadbury proved a success.

Six days after winning, they announced Somerdale would shut, making employees feel they'd been made redundant all over again.

Producer Miles Warde.

Miles Warde tells the story of the closure of Cadbury's Somerdale factory near Bristol.

03 LAST2010033120100520

Two years in the making, this is the inside story of how the Somerdale chocolate factory near Bristol became caught up in a huge global tale.

Cadbury announced the factory was closing over two years ago, but the American food giant Kraft reckoned they could keep it open if their bid for Cadbury proved a success.

Six days after winning, they announced Somerdale would shut, making employees feel they'd been made redundant all over again.

Producer Miles Warde.

Miles Warde tells the story of the closure of Cadbury's Somerdale factory near Bristol.